Finnish Easter traditions mix religion and rites of spring. Beware: Miniature witches may ring your doorbell.
Finnish environmental organisations offer tips if you’d like to consume less during Christmas without missing the fun.
Keep active and fit during the Finnish winter with ice skating, ice swimming, Nordic walking and even bicycling.
Life is about enjoying yourself, not just surviving, and this goes for Finland in winter as well. Coffee, clothing, snow play key roles.
We relish the crisp fall air, bringing you eye-catching photos of a city where green leaves are turning red, orange and yellow.
Visiting the cemetery forms part of many Finns’ Christmas rituals. Hey, it’s not as morbid as it might sound.
Slideshow: The Finns make the most out of a cold winter by using the frozen ocean as a park for walking, skiing and more.
Helsinki provides uniquely beautiful winter views that combine snow, ice, sky and ocean – all within a few steps of the city centre.
Light shows shower Helsinki landmarks and parks with colour, texture and contrast as 2011 gets started.
We propose a toast to the joys of Finnish summer, which arrives like a miracle after the long, dark Nordic winter.
This selection of minisites zooms in on the Northern Lights, the seemingly endless Saimaa lake system and the underwater world surrounding Finland's archipelago.